BabyFace NC A&T Alumni Homecoming Concert

posted on August 31, 2018 by Paislee

 The annual North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University Alumni Homecoming Concert has a headliner this year that guarantees to give Aggies that “Whip Appeal.” On Nov. 2, 2018, the N.C. A&T State University Alumni Association, Inc. will host an “An Extravagant Evening with Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds.”

For ticket holders, the concert offers a buffet reception that begins at 7:45 p.m. and show time is 8:30 p.m., in the Guilford Ballroom at the Koury Convention Center.

As a singer, producer, record label owner and songwriter, Edmonds started his career in the early 1980s when he co-created the urban funk group, The Deele. He rose to fame in the 90s as a solo artist with hits that include “Whip Appeal,” “Tender Lover,” “For the Cool in You,” “Never Keeping Secrets,” “When Can I See You,” and so many more. He is an 11-time Grammy award winner and his music credits include more than 200 top 10 R&B hits and more than 50 top 10 pop hits, including 16 No. 1s.

As co-founder of LaFace Records, Edmonds has worked with entertainment icons such as Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, Mariah Carey, Beyoncé, Toni Braxton and nurtured the careers of many other artists.

General ticket sales for the Aggie Alumni Homecoming Concert will begin on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at 1 p.m. at the Alumni-Foundation Event Center, located at 200 N. Benbow Rd., Suite 300, Greensboro, N.C. 27411. For anyone interested in purchasing multiple tables, there is a limit of two tables per purchase until Sept. 11.

For more information, call the Office of Alumni Relations at 336-433-5570 or email at